English Birth Girdles

This edition offers the first compilation of Middle English and Latin texts from nine English birth girdles produced between the reigns of Richard II and Henry VIII.

English Birth Girdles

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English Birth Girdles
Language: en
Pages: 281
Authors: Mary Morse, Elaine Beretz
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020 - Publisher:

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Language: en
Pages: 335
Authors: Simon Horobin, Linne R. Mooney
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014 - Publisher: Boydell & Brewer Ltd

Fresh contributions to the study of medieval manuscripts, texts, and their creators.
Female Desire in Chaucer's Legend of Good Women and Middle English Romance
Language: en
Pages: 236
Authors: Lucy M. Allen-Goss
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020 - Publisher: Boydell & Brewer

An examination of female same-sex desire in Chaucer and medieval romance.
Household Goods and Good Households in Late Medieval London
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: Katherine L. French
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-08-20 - Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press

Household Goods and Good Households in Late Medieval London looks at how increased consumption in the aftermath of the Black Death reconfigured long-held gender roles and changed the domestic lives of London's merchants and artisans for years to come.
The Birth of the English Kitchen, 1600-1850
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Sara Pennell
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-06-30 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Tracing the emergence of the domestic kitchen from the 17th to the middle of the 19th century, Sara Pennell explores how the English kitchen became a space of specialised activity, sociability and strife. Drawing upon texts, images, surviving structures and objects, The Birth of the English Kitchen, 1600-1850 opens up